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Clare Balding - Author

Clare Balding's first book, My Animals and Other Family, was a runaway number one bestseller and won the Autobiography of the Year at the 2012 Specsavers National Book Awards. Her subsequent book, Walking Home was also a Sunday Times Bestseller. Clare has been a broadcaster on TV and radio for over twenty years. She has covered a range of events including five summer Olympics, four Paralympics, four Winter Olympics, three Commonwealth Games and twenty-one Grand Nationals. In 2012 she won a BAFTA special award for her work on the London Olympics and Paralympics. She also won Presenter of the Year at the Royal Television Society Awards, Sports Broadcaster of the Year from the Sports Journalists Association and awards from Red, Attitude, TRIC, Women in Film and TV and Glamour magazine. In 2013 she received an OBE for services to broadcasting and journalism and in February 2016, Clare will be presented with the prestigious Media Society Annual Award.

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The Racehorse Who Disappeared
Clare Balding - illustrated by Tony Ross, Tony Ross
There's a new mystery afoot in this entertaining sequel about Noble Warrior and his owner. Everything seems calm. Young horse lover Charlie Bass is getting her life back on track and her horse Noble Warrior is safely back in his...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 31/05/2018
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The Girl Who Thought She Was a Dog: World Book Day 2018
Clare Balding

Lovereading Price: £0.80 - Saving £0.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 22/02/2018
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The Racehorse Who Disappeared
Clare Balding
There's a new mystery afoot in this entertaining sequel about Noble Warrior and his owner. Everything seems calm. Young horse lover Charlie Bass is getting her life back on track and her horse Noble Warrior is safely back in his...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 21/09/2017
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Reader ReviewedThe Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop
Clare Balding - illustrated by Tony Ross
May 2017 Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: follow your dreams | Young readers will gallop through Clare Balding's utterly delightful book – in fact, they'll be smiling from the very first sentence. Steeped in farm and...
Lovereading Price: £5.59 - Saving £1.40 (20%) Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 18/05/2017
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Reader ReviewedThe Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop
Clare Balding - illustrated by Tony Ross
One of our Books of the Year 2016 | October 2016 MEGA Debut of the Month | In a nutshell: follow your dreams | Young readers will gallop through Clare Balding's utterly delightful book – in fact, they'll be smiling...
Lovereading Price: £8.79 - Saving £2.20 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 22/09/2016
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